Tommy Xie

Associate Professor of English

Lei "Tommy" Xie is an Associate Professor of Journalism and Director of Digital Journalism at Fairfield University, where he teaches journalism and communication. He was a journalist in mainland China and received his master’s degree in mass communication at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. His scholarly interests include computer-mediated communication, social construction of climate change, and visual communication. He is also the faculty adviser to The Fairfield Mirror, the student newspaper.

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